Intel Tech 101

 

Intel Tech 101 is a series of videos explaining the nuts and bolts of computing. The videos explain the basics of personal computers, discuss common questions, and provide answers from our experienced Intel Customer Support team.

Tech 101 Videos

Episode 10: All about wireless technology
Description: This video explains the basics about wireless technology.
Time: 4:43
Related Links:
What are the different Wi-Fi protocols and data rates?
Are all WLAN products (802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11a, and 802.11n) interoperable?
Intel® Driver Update Utility

Episode 9: All about graphics technology
Description: This video explains the basics about graphics technology.
Time: 4:49
Related Link:
Supported display modes and resolutions

Episode 8: All about permanent memory
Description: The video reviews how permanent memory works.
Time: 3:27

Episode 7: All about temporary memory
Description: The video reviews how temporary memory works and discusses dynamic and static RAM, FLASH, virtual, video, and cache memory.
Time: 5:28

Episode 6: All about the BIOS
Description: This video explains the Basic Input Output System (BIOS).
Time: 4:31
Related Links:
BIOS update instructions
BIOS settings glossary
Extensible Firmware Interface (EFI)

Episode 5: All about the chipset
Description: This video takes you inside the computer highlighting the features of the chipset.
Time: 4:37

Episode 4: All about the motherboard
Description: This video takes you inside the computer highlighting the features of the motherboard.
Time: 3:27

Episode 3: All about the processor
Description: This video describes how a processor works
Time: 4:20
Related Link:
How do I know if my computer is overheating?

Episode 2: What is inside the PC?
Description: This video describes major components of the PC.
Time: 6:03
Related Links:
Intel® System Identification Utility
Component hardware manufacturers

Episode 1: Introduction
Description: Introduction into Intel Tech 101
Time: 2:12
Related Link:
Intel® Driver Update Utility

Additional Videos

Go to Intel Customer Support video playlist


Component hardware manufacturers

The following list provides links to hardware manufacturers' Web sites.
This list is not comprehensive and if for reference only.